A must see retrospective exhibition of works spanning 50 years
by Teo Poh Seng.
P.S. Teo took portraits of people from all walks of life. His works
include portraits of distinguished personalities such as the
1. British Governor Sir William Allmond Codrington Goode
2. Dr. David S. Marshall
3. Presidents Benjamin Henry Sheares
4. C.V. Devan Nair
5. Prime Ministers Lee Kuan Yew
6. Tunku Abdul Rahman
7. Sir Runne Shaw
8. Dr. C.A. Gibson Hill and many others.
In 1955 he had three portraits exhibited in the Institute of British
Photographers' Exhibition of Professional Photography at the
R.B.A. Galleries, London.
In1956 P.S. Teo was awarded the Associateship of the Institute
of British Photographers, making him the second Singaporean to
receive the honour.
In 1957, he became an Associate of the Royal Photographic
Society of Great Britian, and the following year, a Fellow of the
Royal Society of Arts.
Time: 5th - 31st May 2007
Place: Studio Deluxe, 17C Lorong Liput (Holland Village)
"The Teo family organised this exhibition of his works out of
profound love and admiration for him. It is a fitting tribute
to a modest man who was Chief Photograher of Studio Deluxe
and distinguished artist-photographer of his day".
- Yeow Seng & Eng Seng
"We hope it will raise the profile of photography as an important
art form" - Kheng Seng
Note: dlr gallery at 17C Lorong Liput in Holland Village is
just four shops away from Food Junction and across Holland
Village Food Court.
This exhibition is a showcase of Mr. P.S. Teo's
selected works from 1949 to 2005. His studio portraits
were all taken with a 5" x 7" studio camera with continuous lights.